Turn a Tide

Small boats belonging to fishing and rowing enthusiasts await the high tide off the Budaiya coast in Bahrain. This is a popular pastime for those staying close to the sea, which is pretty much anywhere in the country. Hundreds of such boats can be seen every weekend scouring the waters of the Arabian Gulf under…

Elegant Tern Fishing Over Marina Bay

Originally posted on Peace of Mind:
Elegant Tern (click the photo to enlarge and appreciate further). Elegant Tern (Sterna Elegans) – This species is considered Near Threatened as it has a restricted breeding range, with more than 90% of the breeding population being restricted to a single island. It is also subject to large population…